There are ten patients at the St. Ann’s Psychiatric Hospital.
Additionally, there have been eight new cases of Covid-19 in the country.
The Ministry of Health confirmed the news in its daily clinical update.
It then provided the clinical update as of the morning of Saturday 26 September:
Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the UWI, and other local sites for testing for COVID-19- 30,544
Number of unique patient tests completed- 27,481
Number of repeated tests- 3,063
Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago- 4,285
Total number of active cases- 2,030
Number of deaths- 70
Number of persons discharged from public health facilities- 914
Number of recovered community cases- 1,271
Recovered community cases refer to persons who were previously COVID-19 positive and in self-isolation at home and subsequently met the discharge criteria and were released from self-isolation.
There are 101 Covid-19 Positive Patients in Hospital:
- Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility- 54 (5 in ICU and 8 in HDU)
- Caura Hospital- 24
- Arima General Hospital- 6
- Augustus Long Hospital- 1
- St Ann’s Hospital- 10
- Scarborough Hospital- 5
- Signal Hill- 1
There are 111 patients in Step-down/Transition Facilities:
- UWI, Debe 6
- UWI, Canada hall 52
- UWI, Freedom hall 45